Most of the sales in Shropshire over the past year were detached properties which on average sold for £269,400. Semi-detached properties had an average sold price of £163,672 and terraced properties averaged at £146,610.
Shropshire, with an overall average price of £196,746 was more expensive than nearby Staffordshire (£172,066) and West Midlands (County) (£172,930), but was cheaper than Worcestershire (£226,160). The most expensive area within Shropshire was Bletchley (£375,000) and the cheapest was Wellington (£148,826).
In the past year house prices in Shropshire were 3% up on the year before and 3% up on 2008 when they averaged at £191,875.